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The Hayward Area Historical Society promotes an understanding of our shared history and the challenges and opportunities of the future by collecting, preserving and interpreting the diverse heritage of the East Bay community.


Loyal Americans: Japanese American Imprisonment During World War II has been extended through December 30, 2018!

Please note that the Museum of History & Culture will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. For Cannery Cafe hours, please call (510) 581-0103.


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